Thursday, September 27, 2012
[Library Events & Programs] Banned Books Week 2012
Again this year Memphis Reads will feature Celebrate the Freedom to Read, stories from library staff members about the importance of a banned book they've read.
Banned Books Week Events at the Central Library
Banned Books Week Virtual Read-Out
Wednesday October 3, 2012
3:00 - 5:00 pm.
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library lobby
Anyone can stop by to listen or read from a selection of banned books or you can bring your own.
This event is part of ALA's 2nd annual Virtual Read-Out where individuals post videos of themselves reading passages from banned or challenged books. View the Virtual Read-Out YouTube page for past and current videos as well as celebrity interviews.
Second Editions Bookstore (Located in the Central Library)
Banned Books Sale
September 29 - October 13
Visit ALA's Banned Books Week website to learn all about the history of banned or challenged books and other events.
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